HOLIDAY CRITERION COLLECTION REVIEW

HOLIDAY is a funny, zingy comedy starring Katherine Hepburn, Cary Grant and Lew Ayres. Originally a stage play, it became so popular that it was lifted up to the Hollywood echelons. Produced before THE PHILIDEL... Read More...

DER GOLEM BLU RAY

So finally a version of one of the greatest horror films of its and any age, is around for us to watch. There are multiple theories that float around the film DER GOLEM. Lots of noise. A few are interesting and... Read More...

DOWNTOWN ABBEY THE MOVIE

If you went back 20 years, you would stumble across the beginnings of GOSFORD PARK, a stately home murder mystery. That was the inspiration for DOWNTON ABBEY and its television incarnation. Now that the televis... Read More...

BEING THERE CRITERION COLLECTION

I remembered BEING THERE from when I studied cinema in my youth. It was an odd film then. Notable for that central performance of exceptional vulnerability from arguably, Britians greatest comedian Peter Seller... Read More...

PHOENIX DVD REVIEW

A cold, sadness seeps through the whole of PHOENIX, Camilla Strom Henriksen masterpiece about dysfunctinality in a family unit. This sadness is beautifully handled. Capturing the destructive power of depression... Read More...